Barry Camson replied to the topic What does good collaboration look like? (RE: April OGD Workshop @ USDA) in the forum Forum Discussions 9 years, 7 months ago
RE: What would good collaboration look like?
These are all important questions. I think they are best answered by each agency and department. Doing so would in itself build transparency, openness and collaboration. You could then take a look at both their process and what they came up with and have a good sense of what good collaboration means…[Read more]
Barry Camson replied to the topic Is open gov self-correcting? (RE: April OGD Workshop @ USDA) in the forum Forum Discussions 9 years, 7 months ago
RE: Is Open Gov self-correcting?
This is a challenging question. Certainly agencies would need to be able to modify plans. You are asking, how would they know what needs to be modified?
My guess is that the evaluation period is fairly long term. Are data sets posted on the internet making a difference in citizen engagement? Is citizen input…[Read more]
Barry Camson replied to the topic Why should agencies collaborate? (RE: April OGD Workshop @ USDA) in the forum Forum Discussions 9 years, 7 months ago
RE: Why should agencies collaborate?
I think you have to start with whether there is an overarching mission for the various agencies. Homeland security is a good example. There are reasons why agencies that fall under the Homeland Security umbrella need to be working together and collaborating. This ties in with the overall mission of Homeland…[Read more]
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